"Strayhorn: An Illustrated Life" is a welcome addition for anyone interested in jazz, civil rights, or photography.
Nelson A. Denis looks not at earlier colonial history, but rather measures taken to subdue Nationalists before and after their 1950 uprising.
Although it has some fishy alterations, this is a mind-blowing production.
Sinclair dedicates her book "to those who have been bullied, whether the blows arrived by fists or with words."
Whole libraries are dedicated to the study of Lincoln; Buhle's synopsis, reflecting all the warts and charm of his subject, might a good place to begin.
She's best known as the author of Harry Potter, which has achieved worldwide reknown, won multiple awards, and sold more than 400 million copies.
Ernest Hemingway (July 21, 1899 - July 2, 1961) was one of America's most popular authors.
Context is central to any historical narrative. This is certainly true regarding the Spanish Civil War.
Styron was best known for his novels, including "Lie Down in Darkness," "The Confessions of Nat Turner," and "Sophie's Choice."
After he became president of South Africa, Nelson Mandela continued to read, to quote and to love William Shakespeare.